Lies Spread on Social Media Hamper Vaccinations
Every 1 point increase in the effort to discredit vaccines is linked to an average 2% drop in annual vaccine coverage around the world, and a 15%...
For Some, Postpartum Depression Lingers for Years
Of nearly 4,900 new mothers researchers followed, one-quarter had depression symptoms at some point in their child's first three years.
A Closer Look at Joe Biden's Health
So just how healthy is Biden? Quite healthy, according to the most recent medical assessment released by Biden’s doctor in December 2019.
Spouses Share a Lot, Including Heart Health: Study
A new study found couples often share the same behaviors and risk factors that can lead to heart disease.
COVID Syndrome Seen in Kids Also Strikes Adults
To date, there have been more than 1,000 cases of MIS-C in the United States, resulting in 20 deaths.
Searching for Clues to COVID-19 Immunity
Getting more specific answers about how the immune system responds to the virus that causes COVID-19, including whether recovery is likely...
Who's At Risk For 'Long COVID?'
About 5% of those with COVID-19 will have symptoms for eight weeks or more, according to the preprint analysis of data, CNN reported Wednesday.
Could Mom's Thyroid Levels Influence ADHD in Kids?
The study found that children born to mothers with low thyroid hormone levels during the first trimester of pregnancy had a 28% increased risk of...
Pandemic Fears Tied to California Gun Sale Surge
Most buyers pointed to fears over "lawlessness" (76%), prison releases (56%), the government "going too far" (49%), or the government "collapsing"...
New Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug May Help Tough Cases
The drug, marketed under the brand name Rinvoq, also helped twice as many patients enter remission from their rheumatoid arthritis, according to a...
FDA Warns of Painkiller Risk During Pregnancy
The FDA warned on Thursday that taking widely used painkillers called NSAIDS -- which include Advil, Motrin, Aleve and Celebrex -- at 20 weeks or...
Despite Gains, Diagnosing RA Remains a Race Against Time
Doctors have made big leaps in recent years to catch rheumatoid arthritis early. But diagnosis still takes too long, costing people valuable time...